Just in time for Memorial Day, I discovered a plethora of free printable American Girl activities, coloring, crafts, skits, literature-based lessons, writing prompts, games, puzzles and lesson plans. The Pleasant Company's American Girl characters each represent a different part of the country, time period and ethnic background. American Girl Publishing (click here) has created these free printables for the historical characters in their book series. Activities are added as new character is created. read more
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